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fore·cast

 (fôr′kăst′)
tr.v. fore·cast or fore·cast·ed, fore·cast·ing, fore·casts
1. To estimate or predict in advance, especially to predict (weather conditions) by analysis of meteorological data. See Synonyms at predict.
2. To serve as an advance indication of; foreshadow: price increases that forecast inflation.
n.
A prediction, as of coming events or conditions: The weather forecast stated that it would rain.

[Middle English forecasten, to plan beforehand : fore-, fore- + casten, to throw, calculate, prepare; see cast.]

fore·cast′a·ble adj.
fore′cast′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.forecaster - someone who makes predictions of the future (usually on the basis of special knowledge)forecaster - someone who makes predictions of the future (usually on the basis of special knowledge)
astrologer, astrologist - someone who predicts the future by the positions of the planets and sun and Moon
fortune teller, fortuneteller - a person who foretells your personal future
illusionist, seer, visionary - a person with unusual powers of foresight
Translations

forecaster

[ˈfɔːkɑːstəʳ] N (Econ, Pol, Sport) → pronosticador(a) m/f (Met) → meteorólogo/a m/f

forecaster

[ˈfɔːrkɑːstər] n (weather)météorologiste mf; (economic)prévisionniste mf
see also weather forecaster

forecaster

n (Met) → Meteorologe m, → Meteorologin f; economic forecasterWirtschaftsprognostiker(in) m(f)
References in classic literature ?
And I saw the Chief Forecaster, dead as any one can be --
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A forecaster said: "Today will be a dry and mostly sunny day.
A Met Office forecaster told Mirror Online: "In the next couple of weeks, we're currently looking at colder weather coming from Eastern Europe and Russia.
Summary: It's going to be cooler weather in the coming days, a forecaster from the NCM said.
Met Office forecaster Frank Saunders said: "Parts of England and Wales are likely to see their coldest spell of weather since at least 2013, and possibly since 1991.
The Met Office chief forecaster said: "2-6cm of snow may fall in places, especially on higher ground above 100-200m.
The chief forecaster said: "Gusts of 65 to 70mph are expected along exposed coasts and over high ground such as the mountains of Wales.
Met Office forecaster Greg Dewhurst said: "It is likely to bring winds across many parts of England and Wales on Tuesday and Wednesday of between 50mph and 60mph, with isolated gusts reaching 70mph.
However, eye tracking has not yet been applied to learning about forecaster behavior and decision processes.